Nia Jax scored a major victory on WWE RAW.
Former RAW Women’s Champions Becky Lynch and Nia Jax have been feuding in recent weeks. Jax had avoided a confrontation with Lynch, but “The Man” continued to target “The Irresistible Force.” Jax eventually agreed to face Lynch, and they faced each other for the first time in a singles match on the January 1 “Day 1” episode of WWE RAW.
Lynch and Jax fought from the start. In the first minutes, Lynch controlled the action. Jax gained the upper hand and overpowered Lynch. Lynch rallied and slammed Jax. The match spilled out of the ring. Lynch dodged a punch and Jax accidentally hit the ring post. Jax narrowly avoided being kicked out.
Lynch got a two count with a leg drop and locked in the Disarm-Her, but Lynch fought his way out. Jax fought his way out of an armbar. Jax then hit Lynch with a Samoan Avalanche. Lynch launched into a wave of offense. Jax hit Lynch with a right hand and pinned her with the Annihilator.
Catch up on our coverage of the January 1 episode of WWE RAW here.